Pokot Necklace SB.1.207

SB.1.207

Necklace

Necklace. Pokot. Kenya. Necklace of pearls in antelope bone (dik-dik), passed vertically through vegetable rope. The braided plant rope has three blue, yellow and white glass beads, then a button. The latter is used for closing the collar. Infant belt? Necklace or baby belt. Dik-dik bones beads, plant fiber, button and trade glass beads.

Category: Necklace

Subject: Antelope bone (dik-dik). Plant fiber. Glass beads. Button of unknown material (keratin? Bakelite? Vegetable shell?)

Location: Kenya

Size in Centimeters:

Length: 24

Width: 16

Height: 2

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum

Pokot Necklace SB.1.207

SB.1.207

Necklace

Necklace. Pokot. Kenya. Necklace of pearls in antelope bone (dik-dik), passed vertically through vegetable rope. The braided plant rope has three blue, yellow and white glass beads, then a button. The latter is used for closing the collar. Infant belt? Necklace or baby belt. Dik-dik bones beads, plant fiber, button and trade glass beads.

Category: Necklace

Subject: Antelope bone (dik-dik). Plant fiber. Glass beads. Button of unknown material (keratin? Bakelite? Vegetable shell?)

Location: Kenya

Size in Centimeters:

Length: 24

Width: 16

Height: 2

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum